The table below looks at the statistics for PostGIS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostGIS
Rank 865 954 975
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +21
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 16 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.019% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.045% 0.049% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 11
Median salary £47,500 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £33,027
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35189 40721 42048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.17% 38.25% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 30371 34922 36151
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%

PostGIS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing PostGIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PostGIS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PostGIS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK.

PostGIS Salary Trend in the UK

PostGIS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostGIS over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 within the UK.

PostGIS Salary Histogram in the UK

PostGIS
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +71 16 £47,500 -32.14% 3
South East +76 10 £35,000 -26.31% 1
London +30 4 £50,000 -28.57%
East Sussex - 4 £35,000 -
Brighton - 4 £35,000 -
Surrey - 3 £50,000 -
Hampshire +8 2 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Exeter - 2 £65,000 -
Devon - 2 £65,000 -
South West - 2 £65,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £25,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Reading - 1 £30,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £45,000 -

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing PostGIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PostGIS.

1 23 (88.46%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 14 (53.85%) GIS
3 14 (53.85%) GeoServer
4 13 (50.00%) Linux
5 11 (42.31%) SQL
5 11 (42.31%) OpenLayers
6 10 (38.46%) Python
7 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (30.77%) HTML
7 8 (30.77%) CSS
7 8 (30.77%) Web Development
8 7 (26.92%) Oracle
8 7 (26.92%) Java
8 7 (26.92%) MVC
8 7 (26.92%) QGIS
9 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 6 (23.08%) Node.js
9 6 (23.08%) Big Data
9 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
9 6 (23.08%) Leaflet
9 6 (23.08%) Microservices
10 5 (19.23%) User Experience
10 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
11 4 (15.38%) Google
11 4 (15.38%) ESRI
11 4 (15.38%) C#
11 4 (15.38%) .NET
11 4 (15.38%) Grunt

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (53.85%) GeoServer
2 3 (11.54%) ArcGIS
3 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) ArcSDE
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Jetty
4 1 (3.85%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (88.46%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (53.85%) GIS
3 7 (26.92%) QGIS
4 6 (23.08%) Big Data
4 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 4 (15.38%) Apache Hive
5 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
5 4 (15.38%) Redis
6 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
6 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
7 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
7 2 (7.69%) MySQL
7 2 (7.69%) Spatial Data
8 1 (3.85%) OLAP
8 1 (3.85%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) git-flow
2 4 (15.38%) Grunt
2 4 (15.38%) gulp
2 4 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (15.38%) webpack
3 3 (11.54%) JIRA
4 2 (7.69%) Artifactory
4 2 (7.69%) Capybara
4 2 (7.69%) RSpec
4 2 (7.69%) Selenium
4 2 (7.69%) Subversion
5 1 (3.85%) Bugzilla
5 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) GIS Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Python Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) AWS Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Django Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Python Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Python/Django Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) OpenLayers
2 8 (30.77%) CSS
2 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 6 (23.08%) Leaflet
3 6 (23.08%) Node.js
4 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
5 4 (15.38%) .NET
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (15.38%) Google Maps API
5 4 (15.38%) React
5 4 (15.38%) REST
6 3 (11.54%) CakePHP
6 3 (11.54%) D3.js
6 3 (11.54%) JSON
6 3 (11.54%) Mapnik
6 3 (11.54%) XML
7 2 (7.69%) Django
7 2 (7.69%) HTML5
7 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) CentOS
2 2 (7.69%) Fedora
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (30.77%) Web Development
2 7 (26.92%) MVC
3 6 (23.08%) Microservices
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 3 (11.54%) Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) Logistics
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (3.85%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (3.85%) Data Management
7 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.85%) Data Security
7 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) Python
4 7 (26.92%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) C#
6 3 (11.54%) PHP
7 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 2 (7.69%) Elixir
7 2 (7.69%) Ruby
8 1 (3.85%) C
8 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) ESRI
2 4 (15.38%) Google
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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